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Rob Biertempfel: Mark Melancon becomes Pirates closer while Jason Grilli (forearm discomfort) is out

Reported by Rob Biertempfel: Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
>> Posted at 11:24 pm EDT, Mon, July 22nd, 2013
Retroactive Mark Melancon updates from 9:44 pm EDT to 11:24 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Tribune's Rob Biertempfel tweeted "Mark Melancon becomes Pirates closer while Jason Grilli (forearm discomfort) is out". In related news, Michael Sanserino of Pittsburgh Post Gazette tweeted "I don't believe Mark Melancon is available tonight. He pitched back-to-back outings. Looks like Tony Watson is up in the Pirates bullpen".


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Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
RH hitters were 0 for 4 against Pirates Mark Melancon this year but Braun, Ramirez and Lucroy single in 8th for 3-2 lead.
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
Melancon on for the Bucs in the 8th. #MarktheShark
@Pirates | | 7d
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
We are Dancin' with Melancon in the 8th.
@Pirates | | 13d
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Carrie Muskat, MLB.com, Cubs Beat Writer
#Cubs were mad that Melancon wasn't ejected when Rizzo was hit 2nd time. Benches were warned in 2nd
@CarrieMuskat | | 17d
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Sports Illustrated, MLB News and Updates
Melancon escapes by getting Rizzo to pop out. Scoreless thru 7 1/2 #CHCvsPIT
@si_mlb | | 19d
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Travis Sawchik, Pittsburgh Tribune, Sportswriter
Mark Melancon's 2013 didn't end well. His 2014 doesn't begin well: Bonifacio begins 8th with lead-off double
@Sawchik_Trib | | 19d
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Mark Gonzales, Chicago Tribune, White Sox Beat Writer
Bonifacio starts 8th with 2b. Lake, Castro and Rizzo coming up vs. Melancon
@MDGonzales | | 19d
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Sports Illustrated, MLB News and Updates
Mark Melancon in for Pirates in 8th, coming off team-record 1.39 ERA (50 IP min) and 8.8 K/BB ratio last year #CHCvsPIT
@si_mlb | | 19d
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